Archive for April, 2005

Asia Society New York

TTP participates in a reading and celebration for Strange Times, My Dear, the PEN Anthology of Contemporary Iranian Literature at the Asia Society. 6:30-8:00 pm at 725 Park Avenue, NYC.

IAAB Conference

Presenting a talk, Translating the 21st Century Iranian, as well as premiering Paper Boats, The Translation Project’s DVD of poetry in performance, in Washington D. C. April 23-24, 2005.
Iranian Alliance Across Borders annual conference.

Two Lines: A Journal of Translation-New York

Reading translation of Karbassi’s “Love is Lemony” in the new issue of TWO LINES: A Journal of Translation, Bodies. Followed by readings by Uwe Timm and Nuria Amat.
6-7:30 The Accompanied Library, 15 Gramercy Park South, Studio 6C (Inside the National Arts Club), NYC. A Pen World Voices Festival of International Literature event (see below event).


The New York State Council on the Arts awards The Translation Project a translation prize through PEN American Center.

PEN American Center

PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature. Festival runs April 16-22, 2005, NYC. Reading translations published in Strange Times, My Dear, the PEN Anthology of Contemporary Iranian Literature, ed. Nahid Mozaffari.
6-7 pm at The New School, 66 West 12th St.

Reading English translations of poets at UniVerse: World Literary Voices, Co-sponsored by Rattapallax and the Poetry Project at St. Mark’s Church.
9-10:30 pm at St. Mark’s Church, 131 East 10th st.